Welcome to Early Years Foundation Stage

Nursery and Reception Classes

Play is the work of children.” – Piaget

EYFS Team:

Nursery – Mrs Banks, Mrs Spooner and Mrs Lyons.

Reception – Mrs Thompson-Yates, Miss Loveridge, Mrs McCandlish, Mrs Cook and Mrs Clarke.

Additional Early Years Support Staff: Mrs Skidmore, Mrs Whitman, Mrs Wainman and Mrs Fannon.


Nursery Essential Information

Nursery P.E. is on Tuesday mornings and Wednesday afternoons. Please ensure children wear appropriate clothing.

Please bring your book bag and a named water bottle to Nursery each day.

Reception Essential Information

Reception P.E. is on Fridays. P.E. kits can be kept on your child’s peg and will be sent home to be wash each half term.

P.E. kitĀ  – white t-shirt and black shorts. Pumps are only needed in the Summer term.

Please bring your book bag to school each day.


Join us on our learning journey…

Autumn Term Topics –

This is Me!

We will be learning about ourselves, our families and where we live. We will be building relationships as we meet new children and adults. We will be learning the routines and expectations of the Early Years.

Conkers and Crispy LeavesĀ 

We will be learning about the colours, textures and changes in the world around us. We will observe different weather and what happens to the natural environment as the season progresses.

Monsters and Mayhem!

We will be sharing a range of monster stories such as The Gruffalo, Not Now Bernard and Ten Little Monsters. We will be creating our own monsters using a variety of media and materials. We will explore retelling stories and story settings.

Christmas Nativity

We will be taking part in an exciting and musical nativity performance.